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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
LPC: Family Law 2016 isbn 9780198747604

LPC: Family Law Handbook 2015

ISBN13: 9780198727446
New Edition ISBN: 9780198747604
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780199685554
Published: January 2015
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback, A4
Price: Out of print

Family Law Handbook takes a highly practical, student-centred approach to the essential law and procedure at the heart of family law.

Providing a comprehensive guide to the subject, Family Law Handbook focuses on relationship breakdown, money and property, children, and civil partnership. A concise writing style and manageable chapters ensure focused learning, while chapter summaries and self-test questions help students to consolidate their knowledge and identify areas for further study.

Throughout the book case studies and examples are used, demonstrating how family law applies in practice and helping to prepare students for their future careers. Family Law Handbook also features diagrams and flowcharts throughout, helping to improve understanding of complex processes or areas of difficulty.

This book is also accompanied by an extensive Online Resource Centre which includes further detail and sample documents to support the case studies in the text; author podcasts; updates to the law post-publication; answers to the self-test questions in the book; and useful weblinks. For lecturers, there is also a test bank of nearly 100 questions with feedback, for use in class-testing and assessments.

Legal Manuals, Family Law
1. Family law practice and the first interview
2. Public funding
3. Alternative dispute resolution in family law
4. The Single Family Court

5. Separation and nullity
6. Divorce
7. Defences to divorce and dissolution
8. Jurisdiction
9. Procedure for a matrimonial order
10. Civil Partnership Act 2004

11. Financial orders following divorce or dissolution
12. Financial orders
13. Pre-marital arrangements
14. Procedure for financial orders
15. Variation, collection, and enforcement of financial orders
16. Protecting assets and the family home in financial order proceedings
17. Separation and maintenance agreements
18. Child support
19. Pensions in financial proceedings
20. Taxation in family law
21. Welfare benefits

22. Cohabitation
23. Cohabitation and finance

24. Introduction to the Children Act 1989
25. Parental responsibility
26. Private children law
27. Private children law procedure
28. Child abduction
29. Children in local authority care
30. Emergency protection of children
31. Public children procedure
32. Case conferences

33. Protection under the Family Law Act 1996: Non-molestation orders
34. Protection under the Family Law Act 1996: Occupation orders
35. Protection under the Family Law Act 1996: Emergency protection and enforcement
36. Protection under the Family Law Act 1996: Procedure
37. Protection from harrassment